Bristol ---James E. Marsh, 69, of Bristol and Fall River, passed away on Jan. 28, 2018 at Sarah S. Brayton Nursing Home, Fall River, surrounded by family. He is survived by his wife, Karen, (chilren:) Nadia, Naima, James and Melinda, (step-children:) Audrey and Richard, (sister) Nancy (David) Simoni of Arnold, PA, thirteen grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. He was pre-deceased by his parents, James and Margaret (Kline) Marsh of New Kensington, where he was born.
James retired at the rank of Warrant Officer 2 from the U.S. Navy after 22 years of submarine service and training troops in Waukegan, IL. He enjoyed spending time with his grandson, Nicholas, playing with his dog, bowling, computers, working on cars and watching sports on tv. He was a big fan of the Steelers, Patriots, Pirates and Red Sox.
Services will be held Tuesday, Feb. 6 at 10:00 in the Smith Funeral and Memorial Services, Warren. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to The American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.